AMSIG 2017 Scientific Programme

MELBOURNE SATURDAY MAY 6 / SUNDAY MAY 7

KEY SESSIONS:

Forefoot, Calf Strains, Syndesmosis, Calf Pain / PAES, Nerve Pathology & Tumours and Open Scientific sessions with proffered papers

SAT 6 MAY

SESSION CHAIRS:

Dr George Koulouris & Dr Phil Lucas

Orthocell - AMSIG 2017 Sponsor Plenary Session 1
#SessionSpeaker(s)TimeVenue
1Conference Open & WelcomeDr George Koulouris 08:00Crown Conference Hall
2MRI and US of the forefootDr James Linklater 08:10
3RFA of Morton's neuromaDr Yuan Ling 08:30
4Minimally Invasive foot surgeryMr Mark Blackney 08:50
5Mid tarsal sprain injuries Dr Tim Dickson 09:10
6PANEL DISCUSSION09:30
7~ MORNING TEA / INDUSTRY EXHIBITION ~09:50 - 10:20Crown Conference Hall Foyer

SESSION CHAIRS:

Dr Tim Dickson & Dr James Linklater

Healthcare Imaging Services - AMSIG 2017 Sponsor Plenary Session 2
#SessionSpeaker(s)TimeVenue
1MRI of AFL Calf StrainsDr Andrew Rotstein 10:20Crown Conference Hall
2Imaging of tears of soleal aponeurosis strainsA/Prof David Connell 10:40
3Structure, function and pain; making sense of the relationshipsProfessor Jill Cook 11:00
4Achilles tendon surgeryMr Harvinder Bedi 11:40
5PANEL DISCUSSION12:00
6~ LUNCH / INDUSTRY EXHIBITION ~12:20 - 13:50Crown Conference Hall Foyer
7* ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING *12:45 - 13:45Crown Conference Hall

SESSION CHAIRS:

Dr George Koulouris & A/P David Connell

#SessionSpeaker(s)TimeVenue
1Unusual nerve cases - forefoot/midfoot Dr Shaun Fowler 13:50Crown Conference Hall
2Unusual nerve cases - ankle/calfDr Neil Simmons 14:10
3Chronic intractable foot pain – the pain management physician’s perspectiveDr Paul Verrills 14:30
4PANEL DISCUSSION14:50
5~ Afternoon Tea / Industry Exhibition ~15:10 - 15:30Crown Conference Hall Foyer

SESSION CHAIRS:

Dr Clinton Pinto & Dr Ron Shnier

Australian Imaging - AMSIG 2017 Sponsor Plenary Session 4
#SessionSpeaker(s)TimeVenue
1Weight bearing CT of ankle syndesmosis injuryDr Andrew Rotstein 15:30Crown Conference Hall
2Weight bearing CT in the assessment of Lisfranc ligament injury?Dr Justin Roebert 15:50
3Surgeon's perspective Mr Otis Wang 16:00
4Masses about the ankle Dr Rhian Miranda 16:15
5Masses about the footA/Prof Anthony Doyle 16:30
6PANEL DISCUSSION16:45
7PROGRAM CLOSE - DAY 117:05

CONFERENCE GALA DINNER

Vue de Monde

19:00 – Late …

Level 55 of Melbourne’s iconic Rialto building

SUN 7 MAY

SESSION CHAIRS:

Dr Morgan McMeniman & Dr Mark Coates

Queensland Xray - AMSIG 2017 Sponsor Plenary Session 5
#SessionSpeaker(s)TimeVenue
1Exertional Leg Pain: Clinical Features and Work-upDr Matthew Hislop 08:45Crown Conference Hall
2Imaging of calf pain with a focus on Popliteal Entrapment Syndrome (PAES)Dr Sanjay Dhupelia 09:05
3Functional Popliteal Artery Entrapment Syndrome: Use of Ultrasound Guided Botox Injection as a Non-Surgical Treatment OptionDr Matthew Hislop , Dr Sanjay Dhupelia 09:15
4Demonstration of the anatomy of carpal bone vascular foramina by correlation between Hi Resolution Cone Beam CT and MRIDr Richard Zwar 09:25
5PANEL DISCUSSION09:40
6~ Morning Tea / Industry Exhibition ~10:00 - 10:30Crown Conference Hall Foyer

SESSION CHAIRS:

Dr Greg Cowderoy & Dr Justin Roebert

Toshiba Medical
#SessionSpeaker(s)TimeVenue
1Imaging of foot injuries in ballerinas and dancersDr Rafal Grabinski 10:30Crown Conference Hall
2Flex, Bend, Extend; Improving Ultrasound's Accuracy Dr Cheryl Bass 10:50
3Lumbar pars stress fracture: An MRI technique to replace CTDr Eileen Ang 11:10
4DISTAL MUSCULOTENDINOUS JUNCTION INJURIES OF BICEPS FEMORISDr Tom Entwisle 11:30
5A non-invasive approach to muscle typology in athletes: the muscle talent scanProf Wim Derave 11:50
6PANEL DISCUSSION12:10
7Conference Close Announcement of Best E Poster Prize Winner and 2018 AMSIG Annual MeetingDr George Koulouris 12:20
8~ Lunch / Industry Exhibition ~ MEETING CONCLUDES12:30 -13:00Crown Conference Hall Foyer

(Program last updated: 26 April 2017)